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Disadvantage (IPA: /ˌdɪsədˈvænɪdʒ/, /ˌdɪsədˈvæntɪdʒ/)

Disadvantage (n.)

Deprivation of advantage; unfavorable or prejudicial quality, condition, circumstance, or the like; that which hinders success, or causes loss or injury.

Disadvantage (n.)

Loss; detriment; hindrance; prejudice to interest, fame, credit, profit, or other good.

Disadvantage (v. t.)

To injure the interest of; to be detrimental to.


Argument that a team brings up against a policy action that is being considered


Quality that detracts or takes away; quality of being better than an alternative in some respect

Disadvantage Synonyms

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Disadvantage Synonyms

Disfavor, Disfavour

Disadvantage Rhymes

Advantage, Advantage, Mismanage, Unmanage

Disadvantage, Disadvantage, Micromanage

Spanish Translation

Disadvantage in Spanish is Desventaja

Tagalog Translation

Disadvantage in Tagalog is Desbentaha

Example Sentence (Quote)

" And you know we have a tremendous disadvantage in the electoral college, popular vote is much easier." - Donald Trump

Example Sentence (Quote)

" The only disadvantage I see is that it would force everyone to get Perl. Horrors." - Larry Wall

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